• Ben Stiller to Amy Schumer: Hollywood Reacts to ‘Great Tragedy' of Pittsburgh Shooting

    22 days ago - By The Wrap

    Ben Stiller and Bette Midler were among the many Hollywood celebrities joining the nation in mourning the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting that left 8 people killed and 12 others injured on Saturday.
    Amy Schumer tweeted her “heart is broken” in response to the attack.
    My heart is broken for the victims and loved ones of everyone affected by the shooting at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh
    - Amy Schumer October 27, 2018
    Midler tweeted her “deepest and sincere sympathies” to the victims. She then appeared to call out President Trump, adding “if only we had LEADERSHIP that would actually...
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  • Robert Bowers: 5 Things To Know About Alleged Gunman At Pittsburgh Shooting

    22 days ago - By Hollywood Life

    Robert Bowers has been named the alleged gunman in the terrifying shooting in Pittsburgh on Oct. 27 after allegedly saying 'all these jews need to die'. Here are five things you should know about the man who is suspected of killing eight people.
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  • LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Enhances Synagogue Security In Wake Of Pittsburgh Shootings

    22 days ago - By Deadline

    Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has sent out a tweet assuring the local Jewish community that city police are enhancing security around local Synagogues in the wake of the Pittsburgh mass shooting.
    Garcetti said that the LAPD would step up patrols and has reached out to community leaders to address any concerns in the wake of the incident.
    He said the Pittsburgh incident has no specific connection to anything in Los Angeles.
    No nexus to LA if the shooting in...
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  • Robert Bowers: What We Know About Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Suspect

    22 days ago - By The Wrap

    Law enforcement has identified Robert Bowers as the suspect in the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting that killed at least 8 people and injured several others on Saturday morning.
    Here's what we know about Bowers so far:
    He's a 46-years-old Pittsburgh resident, according to NBC News .
    Bowers was described as a “white male, heavy set, with a beard,” according to CBS 2 in Pittsburgh.
    Also Read: Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooter in Custody; at Least 8 Dead
    MSNBC reports that an archived, verified account in Bowers' name on social media site Gab included countless anti-semitic posts. The Hebrew...
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  • Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooter in Custody; at Least 8 Dead

    23 days ago - By The Wrap

    A man surrendered to police Saturday morning after opening fire at a Pittsburgh synagogue, killing at least eight people and injuring several more, according to multiple reports. The suspect has been identified as 46-year-old Robert Bowers, law enforcement officials told NBC News .
    Bowers shouted “all Jews must die” as he walked into the building, according to CBS 2 in Pittsburgh.
    The suspect was armed with an AR-15 style rifle and handguns, according to NBC News. At least 12 people were injured by the attack, including three officers. The shooting took place at the Tree of Life Synagogue...
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  • Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooter in Custody; at Least 8 Dead

    23 days ago - By The Wrap

    A man is in custody Saturday morning after opening fire near a Pittsburgh synagogue, killing at least eight people and injuring several more, according to multiple reports.
    The suspect was armed with an AR-15 style rifle and handguns, according to NBC News. At least 12 people were injured by the attack, including three officers. The shooting took place near the Tree of Life Synagogue in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh, a police commander told USA Today .
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  • Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting: At Least 8 People Dead After Gunman Opens Fire

    23 days ago - By Hollywood Life

    Eight people have reportedly been killed from a shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue. Here's what we know so far about this horrific tragedy.
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